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EXHIBITION
Designing Craft / Crafting Design: 40 Years of JamFactory
Thursday, 25 September 2014 - Saturday, 1 November 2014
ANU School of Art Gallery, Ellery Crescent, ANU
Designing Craft/Crafting Design: 40 Years of Jam Factory will illustrate the critical role that JamFactory has played in nurturing and promoting contemporary craft and design in Australia.
EXHIBITION
Designing Craft/Crafting Design: 40 Years of Jam Factory
Thursday, 25 September 2014 - Saturday, 1 November 2014
ANU School of Art
This exhibition presents new work by 40 selected artists, craftspeople and designers who have had a significant involvement with the JamFactory during its 40-year history and who are presently producing work of outstanding quality.
EXHIBITION
Helen Fuller
Friday, 3 October 2014 - Sunday, 9 November 2014
Drill Hall Gallery, Kingsley Street, ANU
Helen Fuller is a painter, sculptor, installation artist and a strikingly original ceramicist. The decorative qualities of Cycladic, Islamic and Aboriginal art and the still-life objects painted by Ben Nicholson, Pablo Picasso and Margaret Preston are among the multitude of inspirations that converge in these wonderfully surprising inventions.
EXHIBITION
The World is not a Foreign Land
Friday, 3 October 2014 - Sunday, 9 November 2014
Drill Hall Gallery, Kingsley Street, ANU
This exhibition takes the notions of collaboration, dialogue and influence as its departure point. It involves Indigenous Australian artists working within localised histories of widely separated areas of 'remote' Australia. Their work stakes a claim for renewal and change by making a feature of artistic relationships previously unrepresented, bridging 'untraditional' media and eclectic traditions.
EXHIBITION
Life|Death - A Photographic Exhibition
Monday, 20 October 2014 - Saturday, 25 October 2014
ANU Shcool of Art PhotoSpace, Childers Street, ANU
Life|Death is an intimate art exhibition featuring the works of 10 local photographic artists who focus on the vast themes surrounding existence and mortality. Opening night 23rd of October 6pm.
SYMPOSIUM
Research School of Asia & the Pacific Annual Symposium
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Auditorium, Centre on China in the World, Building 188, Fellows Lane, ANU
Landscapes of Sovereignty in Asia and the Pacific: the 2014 symposium of the ANU Research School of Asia and the Pacific brings together scholars from Asia, Australia, Europe and North America to discuss the meanings and practices of sovereignty from the perspective of the changing state system, human rights advocacy, and the implications of economic globalisation.
SYMPOSIUM
RSAP 2014 Symposium: Landscapes of Sovereignty in Asia and the Pacific
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Main lecture theatre, Australian Centre on China in the World, Building #188, Fellows Lane, The Australian National University
The 2014 symposium of the ANU Research School of Asia and the Pacific brings together scholars to discuss the meanings and practices of sovereignty from the perspective of the changing state system, human rights advocacy, and the implications of economic globalisation. Keynote address by ANU Chancellor Gareth Evans.
OTHER
Open Access 101 - Webinar
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Online
Explore the basics of open access. Discover what is meant by green, gold and hybrid open access publishing. The differences between Accepted Version an Publisher version will be described. Discover how to determine green open access rules for prominent journals in a given field.
SEMINAR
The politics of co-optation in Myanmar's Hluttaw
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
PSC Reading Rm, 4.27 Hedley Bull Centre, cnr Liversidge Street and Garran Road, ANU
When it began in January 2011, most agreed that Myanmar's parliament (the Hluttaw) would be a rubber stump because of the majority of representatives from the pro-military party and the military itself. Yet the Hluttaw has emerged as a reform-minded body as well as a forum for oversight of the executive.
CONCERT
Lunchbox Concert
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Larry Sitsky Recital Room, ANU School of Music
CHAMBER MUSIC The long running concert series favourite is back! Curated by Dr Erin Helyard.
INFORMATION SESSION
Science Graduate Studies Webinar in Life Science and Health
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Online
To find out more about our 2015 graduate offerings in science and to speak directly to program convenors online.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Exploring the global history of homicide and massacre
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Conference Room, Sir Roland Wilson Building (120), McCoy Circuit, ANU
Professor Pieter Spierenburg challenges the current view that our modern world is more lethal than ever. Professor Spierenburg's presentation explores the evidence and the explanations that animate this crucial debate about the long-term trends in violence.
PUBLIC LECTURE
FH Gruen Public Lecture
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Hedley Bull Centre (130), Lecture Theatre 1
Welfare Reform: Lessons from Large Scale Experiments
OTHER
A Night with the Pacific Climate Warriors
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Haydon Allen Tank, ANU
This October, 30 Pacific Climate Warriors will journey to Australia. They bring with them an important message: 'the Australian fossil fuel industry, with the support of our governments and big lenders, are planning to build gigantic new coal mines that would double Australia's coal exports. This fuels climate change, it fuels the destruction of Pacific.' The Warriors are here to fight peacefully for their future. This free event, a night with the Pacific Climate Warriors, will be part story-telling, part performance and a call to action.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Prospects for moderate and progressive government in Malaysia
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
ANU Engineering Lecture Theatre, University Avenue, ANU
The public lecture aims to provide insightful political views on the current state in Malaysia.


MARK YOUR CALENDAR
The World is not a Foreign Land
Friday, 3 October 2014 - Sunday, 9 November 2014  more»
Exploring the global history of homicide and massacre
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM  more»
20th Annual Lions Oratory Competition Finals
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 at 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM  more»
Innovations that may solve food shortages: the potential of photosynthesis to increase agricultural production
Friday, 24 October 2014 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM  more»
Discovering a lost forest giant - 31 years of science in world's tallest forests
Tuesday, 28 October 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  more»
ANU/Canberra Times meet the author with Peter FitzSimons
Tuesday, 11 November 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
Eat, drink & be literary with William McInnes
Tuesday, 25 November 2014 at 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM  more»
 
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